Estate Planning, Administration & Litigation

Robert L. Schneps, Esq. and Robert J. Kurre, Esq. direct the firm’s estates and trusts practice. With vast experience in planning and drafting wills, trusts, and related succession agreements, they are accomplished in handling the administration of estates of all sizes, from modest to millions of dollars in assets and complexities.

The firm’s approach to estate planning involves a collaborative approach with clients which is designed to give them confidence in their own decisions after educating them on the intricacies of proper tax and succession planning in terms that enable them to be full participants in the choices made. The firm also counsels clients with regard to living wills, powers of attorney, and health care proxy designations.

Each of the firm’s attorneys also enhances the estate administration aspect of its practice by providing assistance in probate and estate litigation. All of the firm’s lawyers have considerable competency in representing clients engaged in disputes brought in the Surrogate’s Court. Given its capabilities, the firm is uniquely suited to handle estate litigation involving individual and business interests and other matters where tax implications are significant.